(WTXL) — A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for multiple counties in South Georgia.
The National Weather Service says the warning will be in effect until 7 p.m. Sunday.
The counties impacted include Clinch, Lanier and Lowndes.
NWS says gusts of up to 60 mph and hail are possible with this storm.
A severe thunderstorm warning is issued when either a severe thunderstorm is reported to be producing hail one inch or larger in diameter and/or winds equal or exceed 58 miles an hour. If an warning is issued, people in the affected area should seek safe shelter immediately.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Clinch, Lanier and Lowndes County until 7:00 p.m. Storms contain quarter sized hail and possibly damaging winds. pic.twitter.com/Y7qULEPKg8— WTXL First Alert (@WTXLFirstAlert) April 19, 2020